Plant Operator at MartinMariettaMaterials in Lithonia, Georgia

Posted in Other 20 days ago.





Job Description:


The Plant Operator position involves assisting with a variety of semi-skilled duties around production facilities. These duties include lubricating machinery, shovel spillage areas, monitor the plant conveyors, shakers, crushers, feeders, and pumps, and inspect plant daily. Hours - 6:00AM- 5:00PM

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Proactive in SAFETY and works well in a team environment
  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently in accordance with training and manufacturer's instruction
  • Adhere to MSHA and plant safety rules, policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Perform pre-shift safety inspection on the systems, equipment and accessories
  • Perform preventative maintenance and service equipment
  • Inspect equipment and report needed repairs to supervision
  • Assist in plant maintenance and repairs
  • Responsible for good housekeeping of plant and equipment
  • Perform duties with minimum supervision
  • Assist with operation of other equipment as needed
  • All other duties as assigned
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience required
  • Plant experience a plus
  • Experience with a variety of hand tools
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Must be able to work 12 hour shifts, possible weekends, overtime, and holidays as needed
  • Must be able to read equipment operating manual
  • Must be able to complete pre-shift inspection report
  • Must be able to read and interpret gauges
  • Possess basic mathematical aptitude to complete daily reports
  • Must be able to wear all required safety equipment
  • Must be able to communicate over CB radio or with hand signals and warning sounds, with coworkers regarding movement of vehicles and mobile equipment
  • Must be able to perform duties in a safe manner
  • Must be service oriented with proven ability to work in a TEAM environment
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • This job requires the ability to wear a hard hat, safety glasses, steel-toed boots and hearing protection
  • Must be able to work at various heights
  • Must be able to climb stairs to a height of 100 ft. and work at this height
  • Must be able to climb on and off equipment to operate and service
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, climb and reach around all areas of equipment
  • Capable of lifting and carrying up to 45 lbs
  • Must be able to walk across steep/rough terrain
  • Ability to use hand tools such as shovels, wrenches, screwdrivers, etc.
  • Ability to operate radio, CB radio, computer and other equipment as required
  • Must have good hand/eye coordination and be able to operate hand/foot controls
  • Must work outside in all weather conditions consistent with extreme ambient temperatures: heat, cold, wetness, dryness, dust, and noisy conditions
WORKING CONDITIONS

There will be times when outside assignments may require periods of work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet or dry and dusty. Must be able to work in areas where noise levels are up to 90 lbs.